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68th Annual Threshermen's Reunion

 ​68th Annual Threshermen's Reunion featuring the “Steam Expo” with Alamo and Empire Gas Engines  August 17-20, 2016. 

An additional feature this year is “Rusty Iron”, bring out your rusty iron for display, it has to be running.

Our 2016 Reunion Program is available for download here.  

The Most Complete Steam & Gas Show in the East!  Visit the large Flea Market!  

Watch the large recently restored, 100 Year Old, 1913 485 HP TDA Cooper Gas Engine in Operation. 

Reunion Member Swap Meet, Something New at Rough and Tumble Reunion! Members of Rough and Tumble will be able to sell items in the Tractor building during Reunion. A group of volunteers will be handling the sale and both Members and Visitors will be able to purchase items. This is a great way to find something special to take home from the show. More information will be coming out on the added feature of our 68th Reunion.  For more details, please contact Norman Gay at




Daily Schedule for the 2016 Reunion

7:00 AM Grounds Open
Breakfast at the R & T Kitchen

9:00 AM Reunion Opening Ceremonies Pulling Track
9:30 AM Sawmill in operation
Note: Many other equipment and activity demonstrations take place throughout the day.
10:00 AM Shingle Mill in operation
11:00 AM Cooper Engine running
12:00 Noon Noon whistle blow! - Equipment shut-down
Time for lunch
1:00–3:00 PM "Pageant of Threshing" - inside Little Toot railroad track, Cooper Engine running
1:30 PM Threshing machine demonstrations
Saw mill in operation
2:00 PM Shingle Mill in operation
3:00 PM Cooper Engine running
3:30 PM "Parade of Power" - track area
6:30 PM Start of Evening Program. Note: Daily entertainment is in the Harvesting Equipment Building, 10:30 - 3:00.
9:00 PM Last shuttle to parking areas
11:00 PM All activities conclude  (Saturday at 5 PM)















Special and Evening Programs

Other Equipment Demonstrations Throughout the Day

Marty's Little Flea Circus - 3 Shows Daily!


  •   9:00 AM Prayer Pastor Dave Peters
  • 10:30 – 3:00 Entertainment  J.D. Horst and The Heart of Soul Band
  •   6:00 PM Threshing Demonstrations
  •   6:30 PM Tractor Games at the pulling track
  •   7:00 PM Cooper Engine running, Marty’s Flea Circus


  •   9:00 AM Prayer Pastor Ron Huges
  • 10:30 – 3:00 Entertainment Glenn Hough’s One Man Band
  •   1:00 PM Children's Pedal Tractor Pull
  •   5:00 – 7:00 PM “Casey and Murph from WIOV Broadcasting Live. 
  •   6:00 PM Vintage Stock Tractor Pull 
  •   7:00 PM Cooper Engine running, Marty’s Flea Circus


  •    9:00 AM Prayer
  •  10:30 - 3:00 Entertainment   Ray Owens                 
  •   6:00 PM Steam Traction Engine Games at the  pulling track
  •   7:00 PM Cooper Engine Running


  •    9:00 AM Prayer Pastor Gene Erickson
  •    ​8:30 AM Garden Tractor Pull Weigh in
  •  10:30 AM Garden Tractor Pull
  • ​   9:30 AM Board photo in feature display area
  •    10:30 – 3:00 PM Entertainment  The Summit Hill Band
  •    5:00 PM Show Activities conclude Saturday

         Gate Admissions Threshermen's Reunion

  • R & T Members - Free
  • Children Under 6 Years - Free
  • $5.00 per person - 6 to 12 years old
  • $10.00 per person - over 12 years old